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Bangor Daily News
LePage taps another temp, continues refusal to nominate education commissionerstates “the Department of Education requires a qualified, full-time commissione
LePage taps another temp, continues refusal to nominate education commissioner
Bangor Daily News / Posted 11 hours ago
states “the Department of Education requires a qualified, full-time commissioner of education who has been approved by the Maine State Senate.” “In her time in the Maine Legislature, Deb Plowman did not serve on the Education Committee, and it is... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Troopers catch speeders from high above the highwayMaine State Police are stepping up their efforts to stop speeding, and that wor
Troopers catch speeders from high above the highway
WMTW Portland / Posted 12 hours ago
Maine State Police are stepping up their efforts to stop speeding, and that work includes coordination between Maine State Police troopers on the ground and one in the air. "The more crowded the road gets, the more dangerous it can be at higher... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Police arrest wanted Van Buren man in RumfordA Maine State Police trooper arrested Michael C. Doucette, 30, without incident
Police arrest wanted Van Buren man in Rumford
Bangor Daily News / Posted 13 hours ago
A Maine State Police trooper arrested Michael C. Doucette, 30, without incident Wednesday night in Rumford on probable cause of gross sexual assault, according to a representative of the Oxford County Jail in South Paris, where Doucette was held... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Woman wearing 'stop domestic violence' T-shirt arrested after fight with husbandreportedly involved in a confrontation with her husband over whether or not he
Woman wearing 'stop domestic violence' T-shirt arrested after fight with husband
Daily Mirror / Posted 19 hours ago
reportedly involved in a confrontation with her husband over whether or not he was having an affair. Wilson was charged by Maine State Police before being released on bail Wilson has been released on $200 [around £136] bail in advance of a June 6... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Pilot walks away from Oxford County ultralight plane crashA pilot is recovering after he crashed an ultralight plane alongside the Andros
Pilot walks away from Oxford County ultralight plane crash
WMTW Portland / Posted yesterday
A pilot is recovering after he crashed an ultralight plane alongside the Androscoggin River in Bethel, Maine State Police said. It happened near the Sunday River Brewing Company in Bethel around 7 p.m. Witnesses told WMTW News 8 the pilot was able... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Mysterious letter to Maine parents references son missing almost 40 yearsRoss's case; the letter proposed that the newspaper write another story about h
Mysterious letter to Maine parents references son missing almost 40 years
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Ross's case; the letter proposed that the newspaper write another story about him, according to the Portland Press Herald. Maine State Police Lt. Troy Gardner told the Press Herald that he reached out to the media in hopes that more stories might... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Fort Kent senior takes the long road to tennis successtennis and golf and the first two sports seasons of the school year devoted to
Fort Kent senior takes the long road to tennis success
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
tennis and golf and the first two sports seasons of the school year devoted to soccer and basketball. He was a Northern Maine State Team honoree in soccer last fall and a McDonald’s East-West Senior All-Star in basketball. “I’ve been working a... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Douglas Chapman Disappearance 45 years agohis son. But that if they had the technology that exists today his son might st
Douglas Chapman Disappearance 45 years ago
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted yesterday
his son. But that if they had the technology that exists today his son might still be alive. Lt. Brian McDonough, with the Maine State Police, knows time is of the essence in these cases. Now, Amber Alerts and the internet make getting the word out... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Douglas Chapman Disappearance 45 years agohis son. But that if. they had the technology that exists today his son might s
Douglas Chapman Disappearance 45 years ago
WLBZ Bangor / Posted yesterday
his son. But that if. they had the technology that exists today his son might still be alive. Lt. Brian McDonough with the Maine State police, knows time is of the essence in these cases... Now Amber Alerts and the internet make getting the word... Read more
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People Magazine
Anonymous Letter Renews Investigation Into Case of Maine Man Missing Since 1977the disappearance of 18-year-old Bernard Ross Jr., who vanished from Fort Kent,
Anonymous Letter Renews Investigation Into Case of Maine Man Missing Since 1977
People Magazine / Posted yesterday
the disappearance of 18-year-old Bernard Ross Jr., who vanished from Fort Kent, Maine, back in 1977, PEOPLE confirms. A Maine State Police spokesman tells PEOPLE Carol and Bernard Ross, Ross's parents, received the unsigned letter a few months... Read more
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ABC News
Mysterious Letter Revives Interest in Man's 40-Year Disappearancepolice. The letter to Ross' parents referenced a report about Ross published i
Mysterious Letter Revives Interest in Man's 40-Year Disappearance
ABC News / Posted yesterday
police. The letter to Ross' parents referenced a report about Ross published in a paper called The Kennebec Journal. Maine State Police Lt. Troy Gardner said authorities are not releasing the contents of the letter, and that the family is... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Woman sentenced for stealing $20,000 from Jackson Lab to start rival science fair2013, but only after she tried unsuccessfully to establish a similar annual eve
Woman sentenced for stealing $20,000 from Jackson Lab to start rival science fair
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
2013, but only after she tried unsuccessfully to establish a similar annual event for middle school students called the Maine State Science and Engineering Fair and used the credit card to purchase dozens of items that were shipped to her... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Longtime Robinson Ballet artistic directors step downhere in Belfast and while I was working at a chicken factory at the age of 22,
Longtime Robinson Ballet artistic directors step down
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
here in Belfast and while I was working at a chicken factory at the age of 22, my uncle Ralph Robinson was working with the Maine State Ballet at the time. He said, ‘Keith, you should try dance,’ and I went, ‘eh, I don’t think so.’ Finally after... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Parents get letter about missing son 39 years laterabout the disappearance, but police aren't divulging details. “I’ve never had a
Parents get letter about missing son 39 years later
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted yesterday
about the disappearance, but police aren't divulging details. “I’ve never had anything like this happen in my career,” says Maine State Police Lt. Troy Gardner. “Basically, all we’re doing is extending an olive branch, saying we want to make contact... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Business in Trenton wants its stolen flag backthat once held the flag for evidence and are investigating the case. “We’ve us
Business in Trenton wants its stolen flag back
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 2 days ago
that once held the flag for evidence and are investigating the case. “We’ve used our social media liaison to put it on the Maine State Police Facebook website,” said trooper Caleb McGary. “We’re looking for outreach from the community to try and... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Business in Trenton wants its stolen flag backthat once held the flag for evidence and are investigating the case. “We’ve us
Business in Trenton wants its stolen flag back
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
that once held the flag for evidence and are investigating the case. “We’ve used our social media liaison to put it on the Maine State Police Facebook website,” said trooper Caleb McGary. “We’re looking for outreach from the community to try and... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Parents get letter about missing son 39 years laterabout the disappearance, but police aren't divulging details. “I’ve never had a
Parents get letter about missing son 39 years later
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
about the disappearance, but police aren't divulging details. “I’ve never had anything like this happen in my career,” says Maine State Police Lt. Troy Gardner. “Basically, all we’re doing is extending an olive branch, saying we want to make contact... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Ayla Reynolds' family to file civil lawsuit against DiPietrosNone of them has been named as a suspect. "We'll get the DiPietro's in court a
Ayla Reynolds' family to file civil lawsuit against DiPietros
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
None of them has been named as a suspect. "We'll get the DiPietro's in court and they'll be under oath and perhaps the Maine State Attorney General's office will be able to use some of the civil suit against them for they are charges they want... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine woman accused of firing gun during argument in bedroompossible victim of domestic violence, called the Piscataquis County Sheriff’s O
Maine woman accused of firing gun during argument in bedroom
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
possible victim of domestic violence, called the Piscataquis County Sheriff’s Office to report the incident who called the Maine State Police to investigate, Almy said. Efforts to confirm that with Superintendent Ann C. Kirkpatrick were... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Ayla Reynolds' family to file civil lawsuit against DiPietrosNone of them has been named as a suspect. "We'll get the DiPietro's in court a
Ayla Reynolds' family to file civil lawsuit against DiPietros
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 2 days ago
None of them has been named as a suspect. "We'll get the DiPietro's in court and they'll be under oath and perhaps the Maine State Attorney General's office will be able to use some of the civil suit against them for they are charges they want... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Parents get letter about missing son 39 years laterabout the disappearance, but police aren't divulging details. “I’ve never had a
Parents get letter about missing son 39 years later
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 2 days ago
about the disappearance, but police aren't divulging details. “I’ve never had anything like this happen in my career,” says Maine State Police Lt. Troy Gardner. “Basically, all we’re doing is extending an olive branch, saying we want to make contact... Read more
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Al.com
Anonymous letter-writer claims to know what happened to man who went missing 40 years ago"Bunny" Ross Jr. Ross, then 18, went missing on May 12, 1977 after leaving his
Anonymous letter-writer claims to know what happened to man who went missing 40 years ago
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
"Bunny" Ross Jr. Ross, then 18, went missing on May 12, 1977 after leaving his family's home in Fort Kent, according to Maine State Police. Ross was suspected of stealing a vehicle from Presque Isle, but was last seen about 20 miles away on a... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Judge rules search was legal in Rockland child porn caseagainst 45-year-old Marc L. Merrill, whose address is listed as Gorham. The de
Judge rules search was legal in Rockland child porn case
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
against 45-year-old Marc L. Merrill, whose address is listed as Gorham. The defense had argued that software used by the Maine State Police Computer Crimes Unit to access a shared folder used by Merrill to obtain his computer’s IP address... Read more
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Boston Globe
Someone stole this giant American flag in Mainenow that its signature flag is gone. Someone stole the business’s giant Americ
Someone stole this giant American flag in Maine
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
now that its signature flag is gone. Someone stole the business’s giant American flag over the weekend, according to Maine State Police. “It was devastating,” said Jennifer Abbott, who noticed the 3-year-old flag was missing when she arrived... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Parents get letter about missing son 39 years laterBernard "Bunny" Ross, Jr., Aroostook County, Maine, at the age of 18 in 1977. (
Parents get letter about missing son 39 years later
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
Bernard "Bunny" Ross, Jr., Aroostook County, Maine, at the age of 18 in 1977. (Photo: Maine State Police) By John Johnson, USA TODAY NETWORK, Newser A cold case in Maine about a teen who vanished nearly 40 years ago is getting a fresh look from... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Parents get letter about missing son 39 years laterBernard "Bunny" Ross, Jr., Aroostook County, Maine, at the age of 18 in 1977. (
Parents get letter about missing son 39 years later
Naples Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Bernard "Bunny" Ross, Jr., Aroostook County, Maine, at the age of 18 in 1977. (Photo: Maine State Police) By John Johnson, USA TODAY NETWORK, Newser A cold case in Maine about a teen who vanished nearly 40 years ago is getting a fresh look from... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Portland man in critical condition after South Portland crashin critical condition after his vehicle was struck head-on Monday night on Inte
Portland man in critical condition after South Portland crash
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
in critical condition after his vehicle was struck head-on Monday night on Interstate 295 in South Portland, according to Maine State Police. Troopers said a 2002 Toyota 4Runner driven by Paul Regan, 37, of Dayton was traveling south when Regan... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Parents get letter about missing son 39 years laterabout the disappearance, but police aren't divulging details. “I’ve never had a
Parents get letter about missing son 39 years later
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
about the disappearance, but police aren't divulging details. “I’ve never had anything like this happen in my career,” says Maine State Police Lt. Troy Gardner. “Basically, all we’re doing is extending an olive branch, saying we want to make contact... Read more
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USA Today
Parents get letter about missing son 39 years laterabout the disappearance, but police aren't divulging details. “I’ve never had a
Parents get letter about missing son 39 years later
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
about the disappearance, but police aren't divulging details. “I’ve never had anything like this happen in my career,” says Maine State Police Lt. Troy Gardner. “Basically, all we’re doing is extending an olive branch, saying we want to make contact... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Portland man in critical condition following head-on collisionSOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Maine State Police say a Portland man is
Portland man in critical condition following head-on collision
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Maine State Police say a Portland man is in critical condition after his vehicle was struck head on Monday night on I-295 in South Portland. Troopers said a 2002 Toyota 4Runner operated by 37-year-old Paul... Read more
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News.com.au
Whatever happened to ‘Bunny’ Ross Jr?missing persons that mentioned the cold case. The writer also proposed that the
Whatever happened to ‘Bunny’ Ross Jr?
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
missing persons that mentioned the cold case. The writer also proposed that the paper write another story about their son. Maine State Police Lieutenant Troy Gardner said there was a chance the anonymous letter could be an elaborate hoax but hoped... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Whatever happened to ‘Bunny’ Ross Jr?missing persons that mentioned the cold case. The writer also proposed that the
Whatever happened to ‘Bunny’ Ross Jr?
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
missing persons that mentioned the cold case. The writer also proposed that the paper write another story about their son. Maine State Police Lieutenant Troy Gardner said there was a chance the anonymous letter could be an elaborate hoax but hoped... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Whatever happened to ‘Bunny’ Ross Jr?missing persons that mentioned the cold case. The writer also proposed that the
Whatever happened to ‘Bunny’ Ross Jr?
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
missing persons that mentioned the cold case. The writer also proposed that the paper write another story about their son. Maine State Police Lieutenant Troy Gardner said there was a chance the anonymous letter could be an elaborate hoax but hoped... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'It's very traumatic': Mysterious letter references son's 1977 disappearanceRoss's case; the letter proposed that the newspaper write another story about h
'It's very traumatic': Mysterious letter references son's 1977 disappearance
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Ross's case; the letter proposed that the newspaper write another story about him, according to the Portland Press Herald. Maine State Police Lieutenant Troy Gardner told the Press Herald that he reached out to the media in hopes that more stories... Read more
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The Age
'It's very traumatic': Mysterious letter references son's 1977 disappearanceRoss's case; the letter proposed that the newspaper write another story about h
'It's very traumatic': Mysterious letter references son's 1977 disappearance
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
Ross's case; the letter proposed that the newspaper write another story about him, according to the Portland Press Herald. Maine State Police Lieutenant Troy Gardner told the Press Herald that he reached out to the media in hopes that more stories... Read more
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WA Today
'It's very traumatic': Mysterious letter references son's 1977 disappearanceRoss's case; the letter proposed that the newspaper write another story about h
'It's very traumatic': Mysterious letter references son's 1977 disappearance
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
Ross's case; the letter proposed that the newspaper write another story about him, according to the Portland Press Herald. Maine State Police Lieutenant Troy Gardner told the Press Herald that he reached out to the media in hopes that more stories... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Parents Receive Mysterious Letter 39 Years after Son’s Disappearancereceived an unsigned letter at their home in Portland, Maine. “I’ve never had
Parents Receive Mysterious Letter 39 Years after Son’s Disappearance
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 3 days ago
received an unsigned letter at their home in Portland, Maine. “I’ve never had anything like this happen in my career,” Maine State Police Lt. Troy Gardner said. “Basically, all we’re doing is extending an olive branch, saying we want to make... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Parents receive mysterious letter 39 years after son’s disappearancereceived an unsigned letter at their home in Portland, Maine. “I’ve never had
Parents receive mysterious letter 39 years after son’s disappearance
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 3 days ago
received an unsigned letter at their home in Portland, Maine. “I’ve never had anything like this happen in my career,” Maine State Police Lt. Troy Gardner said. “Basically, all we’re doing is extending an olive branch, saying we want to make... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
The fight for getting the best health care costsWe go to the specialist our doctor recommends without asking about cost. Now,
The fight for getting the best health care costs
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
We go to the specialist our doctor recommends without asking about cost. Now, in possibly his final months in office, a Maine state senator is on a crusade; to bring health care costs in line, using a unique incentive plan he hopes will inspire... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Mysterious letter to parents references son's 1977 disappearanceRoss's case; the letter proposed that the newspaper write another story about h
Mysterious letter to parents references son's 1977 disappearance
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Ross's case; the letter proposed that the newspaper write another story about him, according to the Portland Press Herald. Maine State Police Lieutenant Troy Gardner told the Press Herald that he contacted the media in the hope that more stories... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
The fight for getting the best health care costsWe go to the specialist our doctor recommends without asking about cost. Now,
The fight for getting the best health care costs
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 3 days ago
We go to the specialist our doctor recommends without asking about cost. Now, in possibly his final months in office, a Maine state senator is on a crusade; to bring health care costs in line, using a unique incentive plan he hopes will inspire... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Driver in fatal Belfast crash driving at least 80 mphseat belts and were not thrown from the car. They suffered non-incapacitating i
Driver in fatal Belfast crash driving at least 80 mph
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
seat belts and were not thrown from the car. They suffered non-incapacitating injuries, according to the police report. A Maine State Police accident reconstruction specialist determined Larrabee’s speed from statements made at the scene of the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Route 1 closed after collision in Searsportinto Searsport, LaHaye said, and at about 5:30 p.m., police decided to close th
Route 1 closed after collision in Searsport
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
into Searsport, LaHaye said, and at about 5:30 p.m., police decided to close the road and reroute traffic altogether. The Maine State Police are reconstructing the accident, the chief said, and crews from Searsport Fire, Searsport Ambulance,... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Parents receive mysterious letter 39 years after son’s disappearancereceived an unsigned letter at their home in Portland, Maine. “I’ve never had
Parents receive mysterious letter 39 years after son’s disappearance
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 3 days ago
received an unsigned letter at their home in Portland, Maine. “I’ve never had anything like this happen in my career,” Maine State Police Lt. Troy Gardner said. “Basically, all we’re doing is extending an olive branch, saying we want to make... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Parents Receive Mysterious Letter 39 Years After Son’s Disappearancereceived an unsigned letter at their home in Portland, Maine. “I’ve never had
Parents Receive Mysterious Letter 39 Years After Son’s Disappearance
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 3 days ago
received an unsigned letter at their home in Portland, Maine. “I’ve never had anything like this happen in my career,” Maine State Police Lt. Troy Gardner said. “Basically, all we’re doing is extending an olive branch, saying we want to make... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Parents receive mysterious letter 39 years after son’s disappearancereceived an unsigned letter at their home in Portland, Maine. “I’ve never had
Parents receive mysterious letter 39 years after son’s disappearance
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 3 days ago
received an unsigned letter at their home in Portland, Maine. “I’ve never had anything like this happen in my career,” Maine State Police Lt. Troy Gardner said. “Basically, all we’re doing is extending an olive branch, saying we want to make... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Parents receive mysterious letter 39 years after son’s disappearancereceived an unsigned letter at their home in Portland, Maine. “I’ve never had
Parents receive mysterious letter 39 years after son’s disappearance
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 3 days ago
received an unsigned letter at their home in Portland, Maine. “I’ve never had anything like this happen in my career,” Maine State Police Lt. Troy Gardner said. “Basically, all we’re doing is extending an olive branch, saying we want to make... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Maine Parents Receive Mysterious Letter 39 Years After Son Vanishes, Renewing Police Interest in Casereceived an unsigned letter at their home in Portland, Maine. “I’ve never had
Maine Parents Receive Mysterious Letter 39 Years After Son Vanishes, Renewing Police Interest in Case
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 3 days ago
received an unsigned letter at their home in Portland, Maine. “I’ve never had anything like this happen in my career,” Maine State Police Lt. Troy Gardner said. “Basically, all we’re doing is extending an olive branch, saying we want to make... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Parents receive mysterious letter 39 years after son’s disappearancereceived an unsigned letter at their home in Portland, Maine. “I’ve never had
Parents receive mysterious letter 39 years after son’s disappearance
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 3 days ago
received an unsigned letter at their home in Portland, Maine. “I’ve never had anything like this happen in my career,” Maine State Police Lt. Troy Gardner said. “Basically, all we’re doing is extending an olive branch, saying we want to make... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Parents receive mysterious letter 39 years after son’s disappearancereceived an unsigned letter at their home in Portland, Maine. “I’ve never had
Parents receive mysterious letter 39 years after son’s disappearance
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 3 days ago
received an unsigned letter at their home in Portland, Maine. “I’ve never had anything like this happen in my career,” Maine State Police Lt. Troy Gardner said. “Basically, all we’re doing is extending an olive branch, saying we want to make... Read more
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